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CBERS-1 - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 25940
COSPAR ID 1999-057-A
Name in Spacetrack catalog CBERS 1

Satellite Details

Orbit 769 x 778 km, 98.6°
Category unknown
Country/organisation of origin China
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 4.7 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)3.6 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 14 October 1999 03:15
Launch siteTaiyuan Space Launch Center,
China
Launch vehicle Chang Zheng 4B
View from orbit pole
 

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